# How do you simplify the fraction #10/12#?

We can factor the numerator and denominator and cancel common terms giving:

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To simplify the fraction ( \frac{10}{12} ), you find the greatest common divisor (GCD) of the numerator and denominator, which is 2. Then, divide both the numerator and denominator by this common divisor:

[ \frac{10}{12} = \frac{10 \div 2}{12 \div 2} = \frac{5}{6} ]

So, ( \frac{10}{12} ) simplifies to ( \frac{5}{6} ).

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